Showing posts with label iOS update. Show all posts
Showing posts with label iOS update. Show all posts

iOS 12 release date: Apple update is out today – here’s what you need to know

The new iPhones with the i0s 12 display



Calling all tech heads: the release of Apple‘s iOS 12 update is here.

Keenos who wanted to try out the hottest Apple features were able to download a beta version of the software from last Thursday, with the update officially out today.

But what does iOS 12 offer and what do we know about it so far?

What are the new features?


The new i0S program has garnered a lot of attention because a lot of its features are not only attractive, but they’re useful.


The i0S will group notifications so that any WhatsApp group chats that dominate your phone are effectively compartmentalised.

It will also feature Memoji, which is a cartoon, humanoid clone of yourself that you will be able to send to your friends over iMessage.

For the less disciplined among us, screen time will also be available through the new update. Designed to manage the time you spend on your phone and on social media, users can set daily limits and restrictions with the update.

Parents can also manage the time their kids spend on their phone through screen time.


Parents can also manage the time their kids spend on their phone through screen time.


Is my device covered?


Most devices launched from 2015 onwards can be updated.

Here’s the full list:

iPhone X
iPhone 8 and 8 Plus
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
iPhone 6S and 6S Plus
iPhone SE
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus
iPhone 5S
iPad Pro (9.7-inch, 10.5-inch, and both generations of 12.9-inch)
iPad (2018)
iPad (fifth-gen)
iPad Air and iPad Air 2
iPad mini 2, 3, and 4
iPod Touch (sixth-gen)



When is it released and how do I update?


If you don’t want to wait until 17 September, you can download a beta version of the software now.

Simply sign up here and log into your Apple account.

After accepting the terms and the conditions of the release, select the iOS tab and click the download button to update your device.

When you have clicked install, the device will reboot and the new edition will be stored in your downloads folder. Download and install the file, and voila, the process is complete.




source: inews.co.uk

ipad not connecting to wifi? Here is a solution

iPad is not connected to the wireless network
Now-a-days that Internet or network connectivity, the need to ensure that all your devices, because most of the device operations are only carried out by the Internet. So imagine a large screen device like iPad without a connection to the Internet is a nightmare that this problem extends from no connection to Wi-Fi or the iPad to the wifi, but there is no internet connection on it & drop-off connection is too slow or sluggish speed.

So if your iPad is not connected to the wireless network, no problem this guide will certainly take you out of this mess.

But before hunting to any solution first be sure about the iPad the iOS version, because it has been reported that the earlier versions of iOS have errors in the connectivity. According to a report in iOS 8.3 release notes, it contains multiple Wi-Fi-connected bug fixes. So make sure that you have the latest version of iOS with your i-device. To ensure this go
Settings->General->SOFTWARE->UPDATE.


iPad is not connecting to wifi

Let's get rid of this problem:- slove iPad no longer connect to


  • check for the Wi-Fi settings in your router.


Most of the routers support for an additional adjustment for on/off switching of the WLAN module. This means that your ethernet connection is functioning properly, but none of their Wi-Fi devices will connect to the network. To make sure that your Wi-Fi setting the router is powered on.

  • Check the Wi-Fi setting of the iPad.



Many of the users reported that it was your I-Device, is the culprit, so go to Settings->WI-FI & select the Wi-Fi, with which they are connected. Now tap Forget this network, so that the gateway is a new one. Then type your password again a & try to re-connect to your WLAN.

  • Check on your lease.



renew the IP from the Wi-Fi setting

For lease [in this case] is the IP address for a given period of time, this can also be a reason for your problem. You can easily renew the IP from the Wi-Fi setting. Just go to Settings->WI-FI->[your active WI-FI connection]->Renew Lease

  • reset the network settings on the IDevice.



configure network settings


A way to solve your problem is to configure network settings, empty the cache, DHCP Info & any other stored data. This will also remove your saved password so be prepared. Go to Settings->General->RESET->Reset Network Settings

  • disable the Wi-Fi service.



network-related issues are resolved

Many of the network-related issues are resolved to get by this method, so you can check this out. Go to Settings->Data Protection->Location Based Services->SYSTEM SERVICES & turn the Wi-Fi network.

  • Check for the customs DNS setting.



change to Custom DNS


Sometimes the problem is not from your end, perhaps your Internet Service Provider (ISP) has problems in your Domain Name Server (DNS), to change to Custom DNS by Google(8.8.8.8) or OpenDNS. For this, go to Settings->WI-FI-> [your active WI-FI connection]. Now change the DNS number with 8.8.8.8(Google DNS).

  • Reset the router.


It is often the fault of your router, so try to reset it, it is perhaps not for the communication via 2.4 Ghz frequency, because today 5 Ghz frequency is of new router.

  • Reset your i-device.


Finally, if none of the above remedies solves your problem then simply reset your iPad, reset all settings to the default value. But take a backup copy of your device through iTunes before this step.

So this is all about the solution of your Wi-Fi connection problems with the iPad or iPad with the wifi, but there is no connection to the Internet, and I hope that one of the methods above will solve your problem & if not, please contact us using the "Comments" section below.

source: ipadappsbuzz.com

How to download and install iOS 8 in your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

How to download and install iOS 8 in your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

The annual cycle iOS update is still rolling. This time, Apple released the eighth version of its operating system for the iPhone, iPad and iPod.

 iOS 8 will be available as a free download on Wednesday, September 17 the download and update itself is pretty easy, but there are some important things you should consider before downloading iOS 8 Here's a guide to help you through process with zero stress.

The first thing to do is to check if your Apple device is eligible for the upgrade. Apple has announced that iOS devices will gain the following 8 update:

iPhone 4s iPhone 5c iPhone 5s iPod touch with Retina fifth generation iPad 2 iPad display iPad Air iPad mini iPad Mini with Retina display

Some iOS 8 features such as SMS  Continuity will not be available on launch day, indicating that Apple will release an update to iOS 8 more closely when OS X Yosemite spear. Check this report for details on the functions that will be available later.

The next step is possibly the most important in the process - backup. Apple in general has had a great career without major data loss cases reported after the updates, but better safe than sorry. We have previously covered the whole process of making a backup of your iPhone and the steps are very similar to other Apple devices. Here is how to create a backup of your Apple device.

While you can have a backup of your device in iCloud, we recommend using iTunes and the whole process is more reliable, especially if you have irregular connectivity.Plug the device to a PC or Apple Mac. Opens iTunes and click on the iPhone (or iPad or iPod Touch) in the top right, next to iTunes.Under manually backup and restore, click Backup Now to start the backup from your Apple device . This process takes some time, especially if it is the first time that the backup data is performed. Make sure you have plenty of time before you do this. It took a little over 40 minutes to take a backup the first time, although your mileage may vary depending on the storage capacity of your iPhone and the amount of data you have critical data stored.Once default applications were backed up to iTunes, it will ask if you want to transfer purchases. This basically takes a backup of all installed applications on the phone, along with the downloaded data in those applications. To do this you must sign in with your Apple ID.

If you do not have access to a computer, then you can use iCloud backup. Remember that only 5 GB is free and not have to pay Rs. 60 per month for 20 GB of storage in iCloud. But since the actual applications themselves are not backed up with iCloud - only application's data, along with pictures, videos and other information - free storage is usually enough for most.

To start the backup, on your iOS device, go to Settings> iCloud> Storage & Backup.Turn in marking iCloud backup switch. You'll get a warning telling you that your iPhone will not be backed up your computer automatically. Touch okay.Once iCloud Backup, tap Backup Now. This will start the backup of your data to iCloud.

Wait for the backup to finish before proceeding. You should see the backup time Last (which should appear just below backup now) are a recent development, once complete the backup.

Now that your data is safe, we will see how to download and install the iOS 8 update You can update the device, either directly via Wi-Fi or by connecting to a PC or Mac and download the update through iTunes. Downloading directly is easier, so let's try that first.

On your iOS device, make sure you are connected to Wi-Fi (you can download updates over cellular data) and connect it to a power source.Go to Settings> General> Software UpdateOn this screen, you will see a message indicating your software is updated. When iOS 8 is released, the message will tell you that a new version is available. Tap Download and install.now the device will start downloading the update. Once the download is complete, you will see a popup asking if you want to install the update. Click on Install. That's it. When the update is installed, your iPhone will reboot.

If you want to install the update via iTunes, follow these steps.

Download and install iTunes iTunes.In case already, upgrade to the latest version. You can do this by going to the menu bar in iTunes and click Help> Check for updates on a PC or iTunes> Check for Updates from the menu bar in a Mac.Once you have the latest version, connect your iOS device to your computer. In iTunes, select your device from the bar in the top-right.Now click the Summary tab and click Check to download and install iOS Update.To 8, click on Download and update.

Once the installation is complete, follow the on-screen instructions to configure your iOS device 8. You may be promoted to configure the device as new, restore from an iCloud backup or restore from an iTunes backup after reboot - select option 2 or 3 based on the method of backup that you selected above. You may also be asked to re-enter your password or Wi-Fi Apple ID / iCloud or location services, while users of iPhone 5s will be asked to enter your fingerprint again - everything it is normal.

The iOS device will reboot when the update is downloaded. After that, follow these steps.

If the update is successful, a screen with "Update Completed" written in big letters will appear. Hit Continue.Now choose whether to enable location services. We suggest you tap Turn location services to ensure that the anti-theft service Find My iPhone is enabled. You can easily enable this afternoon by going to Settings> Privacy> location.If uses iCloud, your iOS device will now be prompted to enter your Apple ID password. Enter it and click the Next button on the screen of Terms and Conditions top.Apple now display. You can read the whole thing if you want or may need to be mailed Email touching. To continue touch Agree (bottom-right) and select the new agreement pop-up.Now Apple will ask if you want to upgrade to iCloud Drive.

 iCloud Drive lets you store files in the cloud and access them on all your devices. If you want this, tap Upgrade to iCloud Drive. If not, choose now.If uses iCloud keychain, and you want all your passwords on the device, then this step is important. You can choose the security code Use Apple iCloud actually sending an SMS with the code or click Approve from one device to another device (using your Apple ID) to reset passwords. Ignore this, click Restore Passwords.Finally No, Apple will show the welcome screen to iPhone / iPad / iPod. Touch Start to start using your iOS 8 device .

That's it. Now you are ready to enjoy iOS August.

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